Nickisha Pryce Runs National Record, World Lead In London Diamond League

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Jamaica Observer: KINGSTON — Nickisha Pryce ran a stunning 48.57 seconds, the seventh best ever and a new world lead in the women’s 400m as she won her first professional race at the London Diamond League on Saturday. Pryce, who also lowered her previous Jamaican national record of 48.89 seco... Read more

Bolt Rranked 9th, Fraser-Pryce 77th In ESPN’s ‘Top 100 Athletes Of The Century’

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Jamaica Observer: KINGSTON - Jamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt has been ranked 9th by respected sports entity ESPN in its just-released Top 100 Athletes of the 21st Century. Another Jamaican legend, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, is ranked 77th with only one other track athlete, Allyson Felix of the Un... Read more

Jamaica: Fraser-Pryce, Knight-Wisdom to lead Olympic team

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The GLEANER: KINGSTON, Jamaica, By Daniel Wheeler - Multiple world and Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Olympic diver Yona Knight-Wisdom have been named captains of Jamaica's Olympic team in Paris. Jamaica Olympic Association president, Christopher Samuda, made the announcement today ... Read more

Japanese Gymnast Sent Home From Paris Olympics For Smoking: Reports

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AFP: TOKYO, Japan — Japanese gymnast Shoko Miyata has been sent home from the Paris Olympics over allegations of smoking, local media reported Friday. The Japan Gymnastics Association was investigating the 19-year-old captain of the women’s gymnastics team to decide if she had breached t... Read more

High Jumper Distin Signs Pro Contract With Puma

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Jamaica Observer: KINGSTON – Commonwealth Games champion and World Championships finalist Lamara Distin, announced on Thursday that she has signed a professional deal with German sporting goods giant Puma. Distin, who will represent Jamaica at the Paris Olympics next month, made the announcemen... Read more

Unrecognisable Ex-Man Utd Star ‘Left Bloodied By Attack’ After Euro 2024 Final

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MIRROR Online: LONDON, England, By Daniel Ormel - Ex-Man Utd star Andrei Kanchelskis has been left with a gruesome eye injury after allegedly being attacked in a bar. The two-time Premier League champion was watching the Euro 2024 final between England an... Read more

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club Sponsors The 2024 Cup Match Classic

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – Hamilton Princess & Beach Club is pleased to continue its commitment to the Annual Cup Match Classic, as a Gold Sponsor for the 2024 event! Tim Morrison, General Manager of Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, said: “When Hamilton Princess & Beach Clu... Read more

Mikel Oyarzabal’s Late Winner For Spain Crushes England’s Euro 2024 Dream

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The Guardian: LONDON, England, By Jacob Steinberg - If football is going home, it is only because it belongs to Spain. A record fourth European Championship title was their reward for ­beautiful ­passing, outstanding wing play and ruthless finishing, even though there was a brief spell when it s... Read more

2023/24 Sport Investment Programme Highlights & 2024/25 Allocation Report Released

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Minister of Tourism, Culture & Sport Senator Owen Darrell, has has released the 2023-24 Sport Investment Programme Highlights and 2024-25 Allocation Report. Minister Darrell said: “I’m delighted to introduce the Department of Sport and Recreation’s ... Read more

Clarien Bank Champions Future Bermudian Athletes with $10,000 Donation To The Flora Fund

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – Clarien Bank Ltd is proud to announce a generous donation of $10,000 to The Flora Fund, a sports funding initiative dedicated to supporting Bermuda's young and aspiring athletes. In partnership with the Bermuda Foundation, The Flora Fund offers bursaries and g... Read more